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Will County, Illinois

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Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Will County, Illinois.

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Will County was formed on January 12, 1836. It was named after Conrad Will, a politician and businessman involved in salt production in southern Illinois. Will was a member of the first Illinois Constitutional Convention and a member of the Illinois legislature until his death in 1835.

For a complete list of Villages, Townships & Communities, please see Wikipedia.

Adjacent Counties


  • Aurora (part)
  • Braidwood
  • Crest Hill
  • Joliet
  • Lockport
  • Naperville (part)
  • Wilmington


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